EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 53, 2013UHECR 2012 - International Symposium on Future Directions in UHECR Physics
|Number of page(s)||13|
|Section||Invited Papers and Working Group Reports|
|Published online||25 June 2013|
Review of the anisotropy working group at UHECR-2012
1 IPN Orsay, CNRS/IN2P3 & Université Paris 11, Orsay, France
2 Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Instituto de Física, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3 Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
4 Institute for Cosmic Ray Research, University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
5 Institute for Nuclear Research of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
6 Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
7 Shafer Institute for Cosmophysical Research & Aeronomy, Yakutsk, Russia
The study of ultra-high energy cosmic rays (UHECRs) has recently experienced a jump in statistics as well as improved instrumentation. This has allowed a better sensitivity in searching for anisotropies in the arrival directions of cosmic rays. In this written version of the presentation given by the inter-collaborative “Anisotropy Working Group” at the International Symposium on Future Directions in UHECR physics at CERN in February 2012, we report on the current status for anisotropy searches in the arrival directions of UHECRs.
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